One of the many secrets for the success of vases, amphorae and terracotta artifacts is undoubtedly
This step must be as slow and natural as possible to ensure that no breaks form.
By drying the terracotta artefacts lose water decreasing their mass by 8 to 10 %,
Therefore, a slow drying allows the pot a uniform decrease in its mass.
The drying place should preferably be free of drafts and not in direct sunlight.
From the care of this phase benefits the integrity and also the color of the artifact.
The clay of Impruneta requires even more these special attentions that make the final product eternal over time.